Scalara SL1 Stairlift ultra slim for straight staircases

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Comfort every day!

The Scalara SL1 is one of the easiest ways to stay in your home and enjoy the freedom of barrier-free living. Installed on your stairs in only a few hours, the stairlift carries you smoothly and quietly up a straight flight of stairs. The stairlift is uniquely compact – with the slimmest fold-up dimension on the market at only 10 3/4" wide – to allow easy access to the stairs when the lift is not in use.

With safety features including a retractable seat belt, overspeed governor and obstacle sensor system, you can count on your stairlift. Finished in a natural tone with an unobtrusive design, the SL1 blends easily into your home décor.


  • Cost effective
  • Comfort plus seat options
  • Straight stairways
  • Compact
  • Remote control and fixed controls
  • Certified overspeed governor for safety
  • 160 kg (350 lb) capacity

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  • The remote control or the joystick on the armrest make it extremely easy to ride.

  • The Scalara SL1 is easy to operate. You no longer need to worry about struggling to get up and down the stairs.

  • When folded, the Scalara SL1 takes up a minimal amount of space and will not affect other users of the stairway.

  • The Scalara SL1is equipped with standard safety features flashing LEDs, a speed governor and seatbelt.

  • Garaventa Lift will provide you with a lift configured to suit your stairway with a short delivery time.

  •  Garaventa Lift has been providing accessibility solutions for commercial and residential projects for over 35 years, having installed over 50,000 lifts worldwide.

  • Maintenance of any kind of equipment is crucial to ensure continued service. Your local authorized Garaventa Lift representative has the training, expertise, and the spare parts to keep your Scalara SL1 operating properly for years.

Scalara SL1 Standard Features

  • Capacity of 160 kg / 350lbs

  • Easy to use controls and remote control

  • Rack & pinion drive system

  • Manual fold and unfold

  • Retractable safety belt

  • Optional Features: Comfort plus seat


Applications Residential, indoor, straight-run stairway
Capacity 350 lbs (159 kg)
Maximum Travel Distance 32 ft (9.75 m)
Drive Rack and pinion
Speed 15 ft/min (0.08m/s)
Motor 1/3 hP, 24 VDC power
Fold-up width 10 3/4" (27.3 cm)2
Fold-out width 21 1/12" (54.6 cm)2
Range of Incline 300 to 550
Warranty 2 years